Donald Trump spoke with Jeff Sessions' aide about replacing him as attorney general: Report

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www.washingtontimes.com—President Trump spoke with Attorney General Jeff Sessions' Chief of Staff Matthew Whitaker about replacing Mr. Sessions, The Washington Post reported Wednesday. Citing sources briefed on the matter, The Post said the conversation was vague and it was unclear if Mr. Whitaker would take over on an interim ...

Trump is reportedly floating 5 different names to replace Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who he expects to resign before the end of this year. President Donald Trump reportedly believes Attorney General Jeff Sessions will likely leave his Cabinet at the end of the year, and so far has five potential replacements in mind who could take over at the US Justice Department. The Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday that Trump is considering current senior administration officials from the Departments of Health & Human Services, Transportation, and State, as well as a former federal judge and former attorney general, The Wall Street...